Cumbria's Liberal Democrat Euro-MP Chris Davies and MP Tim Farron have now hit over 6,000 signatures on their petition to exempt Mountain Rescue Teams from VAT.  In advance of handing in the petition, Tim and Chris will be at Kendal Mountain Rescue base tomorrow (23 April) to talk to the team about the...

The Windermere ferry will be taken out of the water later this month for its five-yearly refit and full inspection. Mallard, a vessel that can carr...

Police are appealing for information after two ferrets, four hens, and one duck were attacked in Penrith. The incidents all took place at the Castl...

The Prince of Wales will start a day-long tour of Cumbria by meeting staff, directors, tenants and farmers at J36 Rural Auction Centre, Crooklands...

Changes to how funding is allocated to schools to meet the costs of pupils with special educational needs were agreed by Cumbria County Council’s C...

Plans for a new academy in Workington moved a step closer today (3 April) following the Cumbria County Council Cabinet decision to publish statutor...

Cumbrian tourism businesses have been named as finalists in five categories in the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2014.

The...

The Windscale chimneys have been a major part of the Sellafield skyline since the 1940s and work to decommission the filter gallery on top of the last remaining chimney is now half way there....
PCSOs joined partner agencies and residents at an Easter event in Penrith. The event took place on Wednesday 16th April 2014 between 11am and 2pm, and was held at Sim Court at Pategill Estate. It was...
On Friday 25 April at 7.30pm, Rheged near Penrith will be the only venue in Cumbria to screen a never-before - seen Rolling Stones concert – Some Girls.  Filmed live in Texas, on 18 July 1978 ,...
Baines Wilson LLP, the specialist commercial law firm based in Carlisle and Lancaster has a new solicitor. The third in a few weeks making the eight lawyer strong commercial property department...

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